St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church
768 Asbury Rd, Candler, NC 28715
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Liturgy & Spiritual Life Commission
The mission of the Liturgy and Spiritual Life Commission is to promote the personal and communal spiritual development of all members of the parish through the celebrations of the Eucharist, liturgical celebrations of faith and worship, prayer ministries, and other spiritual growth opportunities. This role includes assisting the pastor with the liturgical and sacramental need of the parish community. It also includes training and development of the laity, especially Eucharistic ministers, lectors, altar servers, hospitality ministers, musicians and greeters.


Each ministry within this commission seeks to present the real Presence of Christ to their fellow parishioners, whether in the Eucharist, the Word, Music, Prayer, or in Ritual.

      Connie Cathey (Chairperson) 667-2580

       Contact Nina Quinlan for more information.  

All women of the Parish are invited to join the Women's Spirituality Group on the first Saturday of each month,  just after the 9:00 AM Mass. Come join us for good conversation and fellowship.

Feel free to contact Elaine Lovelace at 545-3251 with any questions.



Praying Hearts is a St. Joan of Arc prayer ministry, welcoming prayer requests from all parishioners for themselves, a loved one or a friend in need.  The person may have medical problems, upcoming surgery or other life issues.  

Any adult members of the parish who feel led to join this ministry are invited to join our group of Praying Hearts by receiving periodic emails with a list of those in need and offering prayers for those who have requested them.  Please feel free to contact Elaine Lovelace at 545-3251 if you have a prayer request or wish to join. 


    Check out the weekly news and events, weekly bulletin or monthly calendar for Music Ministry practices.
There is a need in the following areas:

Children’s Liturgy of the Word—Anyone interested in leading the Children’s Liturgy of the Word, on a monthly basis.  Books are available as a guide. 

We need people to lead the Rosary—Before the 5:00 Mass and 10:00 Mass.  This would be on a monthly schedule and to fill in when someone is away.  Booklets are available. 

There is a need for Liturgical Ministers (Lectors, Eucharistic Ministers, Hospitality Ministers, Choir Members and Altar  Servers).

Please give prayerful consideration of God’s calling for you to serve in any of these ministries.
Contact the parish office for more information.


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